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California Earthquake

Napa Earthquake Renews Calls For Early Warning System

AP | By ELLEN KNICKMEYER | Posted 10.26.2014 | Green

VALLEJO, Calif. (AP) — The historic blue-collar town of Vallejo is a short distance but a far cry from the touristy Napa Valley vineyards and quaint...

Napa Winemakers Quickly Cleaning Up 'Big Mess' Caused By Earthquake

Reuters | Christina Farr and Robin Respaut | Posted 10.26.2014 | Green

(Adds details on damage to wine industry) By Christina Farr and Robin Respaut NAPA, Calif., Aug 25 (Reuters) - A strong...

More Than 90 Percent Of Napa Residents Don't Have Earthquake Insurance: Report

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 08.25.2014 | Green

The 6.1-magnitude earthquake that shook Napa Valley early Sunday morning could total more than $1 billion in losses. As many as 100 homes were left in...

Skateboarders Turn Damaged Street Into Ramp After California Earthquake

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 08.24.2014 | Green

In the wake of the worst earthquake to hit the Bay Area in 25 years, some local skateboarders found a silver lining to an otherwise difficult day in N...

More Than A Dozen Buildings Uninhabitable After Napa Earthquake

AP | ELLEN KNICKMEYER | Posted 08.25.2014 | Green

NAPA, Calif. (AP) — Officials in the city of Napa say 15 to 16 buildings are no longer inhabitable after Sunday's magnitude-6.0 earthquake, and ther...

Mollie Reilly

Photos Show Damage Following Napa Earthquake

HuffingtonPost.com | Mollie Reilly | Posted 08.27.2014 | Green

SAN FRANCISCO -- Early Sunday morning, a 6.0 magnitude earthquake struck just outside Napa, California, leaving at least 87 individuals injured and da...

PHOTOS: Earthquake Jolts Bay Area Awake

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 08.24.2014 | Green

Northern California's Bay Area was rocked by its largest earthquake in 25 years early Sunday morning. Tremors began just before 3:30 a.m. about six mi...

Six Critically Injured, 120 Treated At Napa Hospital Following 6.0 Earthquake

AP/The Huffington Post | ELLEN KNICKMEYER | Posted 08.24.2014 | Green

NAPA, Calif. (AP) — The largest earthquake to hit the San Francisco Bay Area in 25 years sent scores of people to hospitals, ignited fires, damaged ...

Strong Earthquake Rocks California

Associated Press | ELLEN KNICKMEYER | Posted 08.24.2014 | Green

NAPA, Calif. (AP) — A large earthquake rolled through California's northern Bay Area early Sunday, damaging some buildings, igniting fires, knocking...

Another Aftershock Rattles Southern California

Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.29.2014 | Green

LOS ANGELES (AP) — USGS says magnitude-4.1 aftershock has hit near Friday's moderate quake in Southern California. More from the Associated Press...

Earthquake Hits Los Angeles Area

AP | ALICIA CHANG | Posted 05.28.2014 | Green

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A moderate earthquake that rattled a swath of Southern California forced several dozen people in one community out of their homes...

Earthquake Warning System For California Proposed In New Bill

AP | ALICIA CHANG | Posted 11.13.2013 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- California could join Japan, Mexico and other earthquake-prone countries that alert residents to the approach of powerful shaking under...

Strong Earthquake Rattles Northern California

AP | Posted 07.23.2013 | Green

GREENVILLE, Calif. — Residents in rural northeastern California assessed damage to their homes and businesses Friday from a magnitude-5.7 earthq...

Did You Feel It?

AP | Posted 04.14.2013 | San Francisco

TONOPAH, Nev. — A moderate earthquake and a trio of smaller aftershocks have struck in rural Nevada near the California state line. The U.S. Ge...

Is California In Danger Of A Mega-Quake?

Aaron Sankin | Posted 01.11.2013 | San Francisco

A recent study published by researchers at CalTech and the Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology in the journal Nature has found that C...

California Earthquake Study: Coastal Panel Mulls Controversial Plan Near Nuke Plant

AP | ALICIA CHANG | Posted 01.14.2013 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Citing harm to marine life, California coastal regulators on Wednesday soundly rejected a utility's plan to map offshore earthquak...

Earthquake Strikes Off The Coast

AP | Posted 01.07.2013 | San Francisco

PORTLAND, Ore. — A 4.2-magnitude earthquake has struck in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Oregon and California. The U.S. Geological Survey ...

5.3 Magnitude Quake Shakes California

AP | Posted 12.21.2012 | Green

SALINAS, Calif. — A moderate earthquake and minor aftershocks jolted the central California coast over the weekend but didn't cause any damage, ...

Millions Prepare To Drop To Ground For 'Great ShakeOut'

AP | Posted 12.18.2012 | Green

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Millions of Americans preparing to survive an earthquake ducked under tables and covered their heads Thursday as part of the annu...

Earthquake Hits Beverly Hills

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 09.03.2012 | Los Angeles

A small earthquake shook the LA area at 3:26 a.m. Monday. Initial reports from USGS indicate that the 3.2 magnitude quake was centered in Beverly ...

HUNDREDS Of Quakes Shake Southern California

AP | Posted 10.27.2012 | Los Angeles

BRAWLEY, Calif. — A magnitude-4.2 earthquake rattled communities 100 miles east of San Diego on Monday night, despite observations from earthqua...

Southern California Shaken Up

AP | Posted 10.26.2012 | Los Angeles

SAN DIEGO — Dozens of small to moderate earthquakes struck southeastern California on Sunday, knocking trailer homes off their foundations, shat...

Did You Feel The Quakes?

AP | Posted 09.20.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- No damage or injuries have been reported after two earthquakes rattled the Northern California coast Friday night. The U.S. G...

Did You Feel The Earthquake?

AP | Posted 09.08.2012 | San Francisco

FORT BRAGG, Calif. -- No damage or injuries have been reported after a 4.3 magnitude earthquake rattled a coastal area in far Northern California. Th...

3.9 Earthquake Shakes The OC, Residents Don't Freak Out

Posted 04.24.2012 | Los Angeles

A 3.9 magnitude earthquake near San Juan Capistrano, Calif. rattled residents in Orange County at 10:37 a.m. Monday morning. The epicenter of the ...